Tuesday, Nov. 17, 2015

The Soul Man gets illuminated. Comment

Monday, Nov. 16, 2015


Guaranteed to raise a smile: Rock singers and string orchestra re-imagine ‘Sgt. Pepper’

Singers from Barenaked Ladies and Toad the Wet Sprocket lead a performance of the Beatles’ classic. Comment

Sunday, Nov. 15, 2015

Courier Life is proud to present the latest print edition of Brooklyn Weekly, which can be found each Sunday in the New York Post. Check it out, along with our other local editions! Comment

Sound Off to the Editor

Catch up on what your neighbors are thinking on the best soapbox in town. Comment

Saturday, Nov. 14, 2015

Big Screecher

Oh no! Carmine almost goes to Bayonne!

That’s what happenes when you those darn bureaucrats change the exits on Staten Island! Comment

What to read this week

Brooklyn booksellers give their top picks. Comment

Friday, Nov. 13, 2015

Bay Ridge Nights

Bay Ridge Nights is getting crafty

Stagecraft, arts and craft, and craft beer are all waiting for you in Bay Ridge this weekend. Comment
A Britisher’s View

Mayor DeBlah-sio should give himself an ‘F’ on his transparency report card

Bill DeBlasio used to be a champion of New Yorkers as public advocate, but all that has dwindled since he became the Mayor of Murk, writes our columnist. Comment

Thursday, Nov. 12, 2015

Gerritsen Beach

Not a ripple: No one notices fatal Gerritsen Beach car crash for 36 hours

Talk about a delayed reaction. Comment
“Murder Ballad Monday” celebrates singing about killing. Comment
Standing O

Standing O is at it again!

Brooklyn’s biggest booster is boosting bigger and better than ever. Comment
Bay Ridge

Loosen my Belt! Ridgites want V-N Bridge overhaul to include westbound Belt Parkway fix

They want to add another notch to their Belt. Comment
Bay Ridge

Christmas sheer! Seniors sell handmade clothes at Ridge market

This Christmas, you might be getting socks from someone else’s grandma. Comment
Sunset Park’s most divisive development is also one of its largest employers. Comment
Joe Knows

Fort Hamilton can play playoff spoiler

Fort Hamilton narrowly missed out on a top-four seed in the playoffs, making it the team none of the big four want to play in the postseason. Comment
The Long Island University soccer team’s season started out rocky, but that only motivated players to the best year in program history. Now, the team is on a nine-game winning streak, and it finished 11–5–2 overall and 7–0 in the conference. It was all about mind set, one player said. Comment

Wednesday, Nov. 11, 2015

Mill Basin

Good cameras make bad neighbors

Mill Basin

Good cameras make bad neighbors

Meet the 21st-Century Hatfields and McCoys! A quarrel between Mill Basin neighbors has gotten so intense they’ve trained cameras on one another’s homes. Comment
Police arrested a driver who they say hit and killed a pedestrian in Flatbush on Monday evening after jumping the curb and flipping his car into the victim. Comments (1)
Bay Ridge

Piece by piece: New Ridge gallery builds on area’s artistic history

These Ridge artists are going back to their roots. Comment
Bay Ridge

A double take: ‘Pablo Matisse’ riffs off two great painters

Get two for the price of one! Comment
Not for Nuthin’

Jo’s miffed at the grinch who stole ‘merry Christmas’

Our columnist lends her pike to the anti-War-on-Christmas effort. Comments (1)

MetroTech mourns: Downtown pioneer Terence M. Whalen dies of cancer at 65

MetroTech pioneer and Forest City Ratner Companies’ property manager Terence M. Whalen succumbed to cancer at the age of 65. Comment
High School Sports

Unbeaten: South Shore topples Curtis for perfect regular season

South Shore aced the biggest test of its season while other high school students were busy taking the Scholastic Aptitude Test. Comment

Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2015


Vito Lopez, disgraced assemblyman, dead


Vito Lopez, disgraced assemblyman, dead

Vito Lopez, former Williamsburg assemblyman and Brooklyn Democratic boss, died on Monday night. He was 74. Comment
Talk about an open house! A Bay Ridge property owner who told the city he was doing a little renovation hacked off the front of a 94th Street residence, and now the exposed interior is giving people a peek inside an illegally converted home, locals say. Comment

The toddlers are coming! Historian: Planned pre-K is on mass Revolutionary War grave

He has a bone to pick with this pre-school! Comment

Not so grand finale: Grand Street drops title game to Beacon in double overtime

He never saw it coming. The winning score got past a frozen goalie when Beacon beat Grand Street 1–0 in the Public School Athletic League Class A title match at St. John’s University’s Belson Stadium on Nov. 7. Comment

Third set rally powers Fontbonne Hall to second straight diocesan title

A ferocious rally in the third set propelled the Fontbonne Hall girls volleyball team to its second straight diocesan title Comment

Fumbled: Erasmus drops second straight home game heading into postseason

The loss that ended Erasmus Hall’s regular season is a microcosm for the team’s struggles this year. Comment

Monday, Nov. 9, 2015

They’ve re-signed, but they’re not resigning. Fifth Avenue creamery-turned-diner Hinsch’s is now a Stewart’s franchise, but the owners say they’re keepin’ it old-school. Comment
Windsor Terrace ►Video

Halle-sue-ya! Rev. Billy taking MTA to court

The Windsor Terrace polical performance artist says the transit agency unlawfully silenced him, cuffed him, and slandered him. Comment
It’s Only My Opinion

Stan is ripe with gripes

In which our columnist delineates the myriad things people do that ruffle his feathers — and opines on his love of coupons! Comments (9)

Sunday, Nov. 8, 2015

Courier Life is proud to present the latest print edition of Brooklyn Weekly, which can be found each Sunday in the New York Post. Check it out, along with our other local editions! Comment

Friday, Nov. 6, 2015

Coney Island

Cops seek kid in Coney beatdown

Police are looking for the tough they say beat up a kid in a Coney Island apartment elevator on Oct. 22. Comment

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